The Good, The Bad, and the Alternatives to Mass Education
Mark Twain once quipped, "I never let school get in the way of my education!" This panel of educators will share how they live that idea working in school systems. All three educators have successfully co-created programs with their communities that are progressive, develop student leadership, and empower communities to address social justice issues. Their work ranges from recreating schools as centers for social research and action in Berkeley and New Mexico to shifting the dialog about education in Africa. We all know the problems -- lets talk about solutions that are working. Victor Diaz, Will Grant, Lynn Murphy, Sean Burns and (moderator).